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Home Poems | Examples of Home Poetry

Home Poems - Examples of all types of home poetry to share and read. This list of home poems is composed of the works of modern poets on PoetrySoup. Read short, long, best, and famous examples of home poetry. This list of works about home is an excellent resource for examples on how to write home poems.
Premium Member NESTING FOR WINTER
diligent digging squirrel’s nesting for Winter determined breakthrough but the squatter’s unwanted chased out…sealed up crasher’s digs 1/18/2022 *digs - accommodation for living ...Read More
Categories: animal, home,
Form: Tanka



Dew of yesterday
wake up roses, that are dew sparkling winter, summer, ... it is sunny it releases steam from the rock to parent is to stretch your bones a woman invited a child on her back yesterday she collected an alarm...Read More
Categories: community, earth, home, imagery,
Form: Prose
Premium Member Ants
Ants work like busy little bees, ...Read More
Categories: home, humor, insect, life,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Memories Of Youth And Nature, Were A True Blast, In collaboration with Riabi Dziri, Besma
Memories Of Youth And Nature, Were A True Blast, In collaboration with Riabi Dziri, Besma Beautiful dawn a Nature walk would do one good Across the flower filled pond, into the woods With hearty breakfast, soul could be truly...Read More
Categories: art, family, farm, home,
Form: Rhyme
Premium Member Gates a, On the Trail - The Broadened Plain IIIb
On the Trail - The Broadened Plain IIIb So complex in mind So many gates to open Which... to open... first. _______________*__________________ Mind-layering IIa - Gates a And Ancestor Grandfather took Gerd, the young Giant To a foreign flat place Where he...Read More
Categories: conflict, home, life, light,
Form: Haiku



Premium Member Up in Smoke
I was five when our house went up in smoke My dad was out of work, and we were flat broke There was no fire department in Hico, W.Va., We could only stand by and watch the melee As...Read More
Categories: fire, home, loss,
Form: Couplet
Premium Member My Mountain Home
Where eagles soar above the low-lying hills Here towering pines hold up the azure skies In humble mountain home my heart thrills, Where eagles soar above the low-lying hills And dip suddenly for water in rippling rills If I think...Read More
Categories: home, mountains, nature,
Form: Triolet
Premium Member Man on a Park Bench
"Are you happy?" the old man ventured All he owned fit on his three-wheeled cart He flew a new "Don't Tread on Me" flag A pack of cigarettes, a can of stale ale And, for him, all was right...Read More
Categories: happy, heartbreak, home, introspection,
Form: Free verse
Premium Member Seacastle
Seacastle stands, bravely facing the ocean. Nestled behind the dunes and beach. Overlooking the sea's constant motion a seascape so lovely, within reach. Built on an island, quaint and small. Where church bells ring everyday A friendly little town that welcomes...Read More
Categories: appreciation, beauty, home, ocean,
Form: Quatrain
Premium Member life goes on:
life goes on: on leaving home- It's all fun and games leaving home, but the door will always be open in case you need back in...Read More
Categories: home,
Form: Free verse
the no ending story
The no ending story I have tried to tell a story of a rat that fell from the ceiling it landed among drinkers in a café I ran, never had I...Read More
Categories: anti bullying, cat, home,
Form: Blank verse
Premium Member On Cooperative Condos
Condos are not Cooperatives, he was quick to deduce, reduce compassionate opportunity to democratic annual voting duty. But, both are co-investments in residential and/or commercial property, preferably humane infestments with exterior roofs and walls and windows and doors and halls and floors, she responded all residual night and most the...Read More
Categories: environment, health, home, humanity,
Form: Political Verse
Apartment 62 Nosy Neighbour Observations: Part 1: Speedo Handstands
This most peculiar man Who did handstands in the pool Always in the shallow end In his speedo, to stay cool? I've seen him dance in the street alone This most peculiar man Or out lying on the public grass Working on...Read More
Categories: funny, home,
Form: Quatern
VISITING THE PAST
Returning to the ancient home, the emotion accompanies me on the tour, the memory welcomes me in the bedroom I am the butterfly of nostalgia!...Read More
Categories: home, adventure, allegory, allusion, feelings,
Form: Free verse
Take house, not my home
A bit of dome, all I won’t give, Take whole of house, home I won’t give. All roads might go to mighty Rome, All of Rome still not so would give. Take what you like from my scriptures, But sacred...Read More
Categories: home, mother,
Form: Ghazal

Specific Types of Home Poems

Read wonderful home poetry on the following sub-topics: away from, coming, daughter, farewell, funny, going, haiku, heart, home sweet, love, moving away, new, nursing, welcome and more.

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